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Department of Psychology

brain circuitry outlined in blue lights
Aug 9, 2018
Research

UNLV, Tufts University, and international research team offers new clues about which key proteins in the brain play a role in controlling epilepsy, anxiety, and other disorders.


Acting UNLV President Marta Meana
Jun 4, 2018
Campus News

Meana, a professor and administrator at UNLV since 1997, will serve in UNLV’s top post beginning July 1 through the completion of a national search.


hallway sign for counseling
May 25, 2018
People

Michelle Paul, director of The PRACTICE, offers tips on when to seek mental health support and why it matters, especially during Mental Health Awareness Month.


UNLV students in caps and gowns celebrating commencement
May 9, 2018
People

UNLV president will highlight exceptional students at commencement who embody the academic, research, and community impact of the graduating class.


Portrait Marta Meana
Apr 20, 2018
Research

Honors College Dean Marta Meana’s research dispels stereotypes surrounding women’s sexuality and changes the way doctors treat patients.


Campus skyline
Mar 27, 2018
Campus News

Awards recognize those on campus who demonstrate a commitment to community partnership


Beth Wi waves to robot Pepper
Jan 30, 2018
Campus News

Grad students present their best work at annual Inspiration, Innovation, Impact showcase on Feb. 2.


Attendees at UNLV football game
Jan 9, 2018
Campus News

From tragedy comes strength.


Alyssa Crittenden
Dec 26, 2017
Research

UNLV researchers made international headlines this year with their discoveries. Here's a round up of some of our top stories of 2017.


Jefferson Kinney working in the lab.
Dec 12, 2017
Research

Neuroscientist Jefferson Kinney's work with Ruvo Center for Brain Health is improving patient care while expanding opportunities for UNLV student learning.


professor Rachael Robnett
Dec 8, 2017
Research

UNLV study analyzes power dynamics in marital relationships and reveals perceptions of men whose wives retain their own surname.


Portrait of Miles Boulton
Oct 30, 2017
People

An advisor with an unexpected career path


Oct 20, 2017
Campus News

Study focused on understanding how people are reacting emotionally to the tragedy at the Route 91 country music festival Oct. 1.


James M. Myman posing in hallway.
Sep 25, 2017
Campus News

New research advances understanding of the function of the brain’s anterior cingulate cortex and its tie to human learning.